Lovelock Love"lock`, n. A long lock of hair hanging prominently by itself; an earlock; -- worn by men of fashion in the reigns of Elizabeth and James I. --Burton. [1913 Webster]

A long lovelock and long hair he wore. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

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